NUMMI 2015 from This American Life
Podcast: the NUMMI story. The full story is about an hour. If you don’t have time for the whole thing, listen to ACT 1.
“The Big Shift” by John Hagel.
The Big Shift: Measuring the Forces of Change. An HBR article on the new economy.
Drive by Dan Pink
RSA video “cliff notes”: Drive: The truth about what motivates us.
“What Having a Growth Mindset Really Means” by Carol Dweck
What Having a “Growth Mindset” Actually Means HBR article.
“Goals Gone Wild” by Lisa Ordonez, et al.
Goals Gone Wild an HBR article.
“Change Leader, Change Thyself” by Nate Boaz & Erica Fox
Change Leader Change Thyself article from McKinsey Quarterly.
Fanatic Discipline from Good to Great by Jim Collins
How to Manage Through Chaos an article by Jim Collins
Fanatic Discipline: Lesson #1 From Jim Collins’ Great By Choice blog post by Stephen Blandino
Anti-fragility & Black Swans concept from Nicholas Nassim Taleb
“A Case Study of Black Swans and Antifragility” from University of Amsterdam (A heady article, but the introduction of Taleb’s theories is accessible and spot on.)
Productive Paranoia from Great by Choice by Jim Collins
Productive Paranoia a blog post by Stephen Blandino
“Damage inflicted by Poor Managers” Gallup article on employee engagement.
“How the Best Places to Work are Nailing Employee Engagement” an article on workplace culture from Forbes.
Creating a Culture of Innovation
Why Is Innovation So Hard? an article on innovation and workplace culture from Forbes.
End of Average by Todd Rose
“The Myth of Average” a TEDx talk by Todd Rose
The Future of Performance Reviews the Diane Rehm Show
The Diane Rhem Show: The future of performance reviews Pod cast and transcript.